Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar Net Worth, Biography, Husband, Career

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Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar Net Worth 2022 (Biography, Family, Age, Husband, Height, Weight, Songs Career)

Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar was born September 28, 1929 (age 92) is one of India’s most well-known and respected playback singers and music directors. With a seven-decade career, she is renowned as the “Nightingale of Bollywood.” She has recorded songs for over a thousand Hindi films and sung over 50,000 songs in thirty-six regional Indian and foreign languages.

Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar Net Worth

Real Name Hema Mangeshkar
Nickname ‘Swar Kokila’ The Nightingale of Bollywood
Marital status unmarried
Husband N/A
Children None
Height 155 cm in Centimeters
1.55 m in meters
5’1’’In feet inches
Date of birth 28 September 1929 (Saturday)
Age as of 2022 93 years
Birthplace Indore-State, Central India Agency, British India
Nationality Indian
Hometown Mumbai
School school drop out
Collage Did not attend
Car Mercedes Benz
Lata Mangeshkar Net worth $ 10 million as in 2016

Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar Biography

Lata Mangeshkar’s father’s name is Pandit Deenanath Mangeshkar, he was a Marathi and Konkani musician, and his wife’s name was Shevanti. Lata Mangeshkar’s father was a stage performer and classical singer.

Shivani (later renamed Shudhamati), a Gujarati woman from Thaler, Bombay Presidency (now in northwest Maharashtra), was Deenanath’s second wife; Shevanti’s older sister was Narmada, who had died. Lata is the family’s eldest child. Her siblings are Meena, Asha, Usha, and Hridaynath, who are all expert singers and musicians.

Her father gave Lata her first music lesson. She began working as an actress in her father’s musical plays when she was five years old (Sangeet Natak in Marathi). She left school on her first day of school because they wouldn’t let her bring her younger sister Asha with her, as she frequently did.

Lata Mangeshkar Singing Career

Lata Mangeshkar started her singer carrier in very childhood age. When he was 9 years old she started singing and one day when people asked to sing Lata Mangeshkar in a concert then, Lata overheard this and asked her father if she could join him in his singing. Her father agreed, and the two of them performed together. she performs very well in this concert.

This shows the ability of singing was the god gift for her. She performed her Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar the first song in 1942 Which was released in a movie name ‘Kiti Hassal’, This mall and Marathi movie.

Collaboration with other Singers

Lata Mangeshkar performed duets with Asha Bhosle, Suraiya, Shamshad Begum, Usha Mangeshkar, Mohammed Rafi, Kishore Kumar, Mukesh, Talat Mahmood, Manna Dey, Hemant Kumar, G.M.Durrani, and Mahendra Kapoor from the 1940s to the 1970s.

She sang “Chanda Se Hoga” from Main Bhi Ladki Hoon with P. B. Sreenivas in 1964. Lata Mangeshkar performs a very Legend work with the most favorite personality is like Mohammed Aziz, Abhijeet Bhattacharya, Udit Narayan, Pankaj Udhas, Kumar Sanu, and Suresh Wadkar in the 1990s This work has a great love play towards the community which we like songs. The songs “Mere Khwabon Mein Jo Aaye” “Ho Gaya Hai Tujhko To Pyaar Sajna” “Tujhe Dekha To Yeh Jana Sanam” and “Mehndi Laga Ke Rakhna” from her most famous film “Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge” were her most notable work of the 1990s.

She Sings many songs which has a special place in the heard of listeners. like film Veer-Zaara, which was performed with Udit Narayan, Sonu Nigam, Jagjit Singh, Roop Kumar Rathod, and Gurdas Mann. “Jeena Hai Kya” from Dunno Y2 was one of her most recent songs (2014)

Non-Singing Carrier

Music direction

For the first time, Lata Mangeshkar composed music for the Marathi film Ram Ram Pavhane in 1955. Later in the 1960s, under the pen name Anand Ghan, she composed music for the following Marathi films.

  • Ram Ram Pavhana in 1960
  • Tituka Melvava in 1963
  • Mohityanchi Manjula in 1965
  • Sadhi Manase in 1969
  • Tambadi Mat in 1972.

The Maharashtra State Government’s Best Music Director Award was received by her for her work on the film Sadhi Manase. The same film’s song “Airanichya Deva Tula” won the award for best song.


  • Lata Mangeshkar has four films to her credit:
  • Vandal, 1953 (Marathi)
  • Jhaanjhar (Hindi), 1953, co-produced with C. Ramchandra
  • Kanchan Ganga, 1955 (Hindi)
  • Lekin, 1990… (Hindi)

Lata Mangeshkar Awards

Lata Mangeshkar has received numerous honors and awards Which are listed below

  • The Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian award
  • The Padma Bhushan (1969)
  • The Padma Vibhushan (1999)
  • The Zee Cine Award for Lifetime Achievements (1999)
  • The Dadasaheb Phalke Award (1989)
  • The Maharashtra Bhushan Award (1997)
  • The NTR National Award (1999)
  • The Bharat Ratna (2001)

She has also received four Filmfare Awards for Best Female Playback. She made the unusual decision in 1969 to forego the Filmfare Best Female Playback Award to promote new talent.

In 1993, she received the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award, in 1994 and 2004, she received the Filmfare Special Awards. In memory of Lata Mangeshkar, the State Government of Madhya Pradesh established the Lata Mangeshkar Award in 1984.

In 1992, the Maharashtra State Government established the Lata Mangeshkar Award. Mangeshkar was named an Officer of the French Legion of Honour, France’s highest honor, in 2009. Lata Mangeshkar was ranked as the tenth number in Outlook India’s poll of the Greatest Indians in 2012.

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